Lincoln is about to launch another vehicle for luxurious class of sedans. That will be 2015 Lincoln MKZ and it is new generation of the sedan, planned to roll in next few years. Body lines and styling will be pretty nice and design will be the highlight of the car. It will face competition in sedans form Mercedes and Audi, and according to information from company, the 2015 MKZ is ready to compete.
2015 Lincoln MKZ redesign
Interior of the 2015 Lincoln MKZ will be dominated by large touchscreen display, with MyLincoln Touch infotainment system. From other features, there will be new dashboard with new materials used for upholstery and gearshift with push button, the system which will replace shift lever of console. High quality materials, mostly leather will cover entire interior of the 2015 MKZ.
For a better impression while driving new vehicle, Lincoln installed active noise control, which will make engine sound quieter. On the design side, 2015 MKZ will have panoramic roof, spread wings in front and rear end, and LED lights will be installed on both ends of the vehicle. These should improve visibility while driving new MKZ at night. Additionally, headlights will turn as steering wheel turns.
2015 Lincoln MKZ engine
No official information is given from the company, but according to leaked stories, 2015 MKZ will have few engine options. First, it will be 2.0-l 4-cylinder EcoBoost drivetrain with 240 hp, as a base models option. More powerful will be 2.3-l 4 cylinder EcoBoost which will be capable to deliver 275 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque. Third option is hybrid mix of 2.0-l 4-cylinder hybrid and 3.7-l V6 which is good for 300 hp and 277 lb-ft of torque. Three trims will be offered for new Lincoln MKZ, as for the current model – Lincoln Hybrid, Front- and All-wheel drive systems will be available at buyers choice.
2015 Lincoln MKZ release and price
New 2015 MKZ will be unveiled in next couple of months. However, market appearance is expected somewhere during last quarter of the year. Since there is no too many changes planned, the price should be similar to its predecessor. So, buyers will have to pay around $34.500 for base models of 2015 Lincoln MKZ.